Chrysalis Music

  1. Alison Donald

    November 28, 2012 7:03 PM EST Co-president, Columbia Records U.K. Shared Success It's been little more than a year since Alison Donald left her post as managing director of Chrysalis Music, where she'd been for a decade, to join Columbia Records U.K. My Mentor: " ...

  2. Alison Donald, Mark Terry Appointed Co-Presidents of Columbia Records U.K.

    April 26, 2012 11:06 AM EDT Alison Donald and Mark Terry are to replace outgoing Columbia Records U.K. managing director Mike Smith. Effective May 1, Donald and Terry will assume joint responsibility for the running of the label, reporting to Nick Gatfield, Chairman and CEO ...

  3. Lily Allen Wins Three 'Ivors'

    May 20, 2010 12:00 AM EDT A tearful Lily Allen won three Ivor Novello Awards at the ceremony for British songwriters in London - and said she now plans to focus on writing for other artists. There were also awards for alt-rock act Bat For Lashes , singer songwriter Paolo N ...

  4. Lily Allen, Dizzee Rascal Up For Ivor Novello Awards

    April 20, 2010 12:00 AM EDT U.K. pop act Lily Allen and rapper Dizzee Rascal have each scored two nominations for the 55th Ivor Novello Awards . The award for British songwriters and composers take place at London's Grosvenor House on May 20. Allen and co-writer Greg Ku ...

  5. Robbie Williams To Release Sporting Charity Single

    January 26, 2010 12:00 AM EST Robbie Williams is to release this year's official fund-raising song for U.K. charity Sport Relief. "Morning Sun" -- taken from the U.K. pop singer's 2009 studio set "Reality Killed the Video Star" (Virgin/EMI ) -- wi ...

  6. PRS For Music, iTunes, Strike Pan-European Deal

    January 26, 2010 12:00 AM EST U.K. collecting society PRS for Music has signed a pan-European performing rights licensing deal with iTunes. Effective immediately, the deal gives iTunes pan-European access to the repertoire of all PRS members for whom it handles performing righ ...

  7. Peter Gabriel, Trevor Horn To Be Honoured By APRS

    October 29, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Former Genesis singer Peter Gabriel and British producer Trevor Horn are to be honoured by the Association of Professional Recording Services (APRS). Other music industry figures to be recognised at the trade body's Sound Fellowship Lunch, wh ...

  8. AIM Members Urge BBC To Back Indies

    July 14, 2009 12:00 AM EDT A vote of the AIM membership has approved a proposal for the U.K. independent music companies' trade body to lobby the BBC to play a wider range of independent music on national top 40 station Radio 1 and AC network Radio 2. The proposal won ...

  9. European Licensing Deals For Comes With Music

    May 14, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Nokia's unlimited music service Comes With Music can roll out across Europe after authors' and publishers' collecting society PRS For Music brokered licensing deals with several publishers. Working with PRS for Music, Warner/Chappel ...

  10. Icon Ferry Honored By BMI

    October 07, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Bryan Ferry was honored as a "BMI Icon" at a gala diner in London's Dorchester Hotel tonight. Ferry was added to a list that in recent years has included fellow Brits Ray Davies, Steve Winwood and Peter Gabriel at the 2008 installme ...

  11. Chrysalis Predicts Loss, Scales Back Echo Label

    August 15, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Independent music group Chrysalis Plc says the economic downturn will impact on its publishing revenues, as declining physical sales reduce mechanical revenue and a slowing advertising market affects synch income. The London-based group, whose pub ...

  12. P&P, London Calling Forge Synch Pact

    June 26, 2008 12:00 AM EDT London-based music publisher P&P Songs has struck a long-term agreement with London Calling, Tracie London-Rowell's specialist film and TV synch firm. Through the new deal, London Calling will exploit P&P's catalog, which include ...

  13. Lionsgate Promotes Ziecker To A&R Role

    June 09, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Lionsgate is expanding its creative team with the promotion of Russell Ziecker to the newly-created position of VP of TV Music and A&R. Ziecker, alongside Lionsgate Music president Jay Faires, will continue to head Lionsgate’s music operations ...

  14. Chrysalis Off The Market

    April 15, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Chrysalis Group Plc is no longer for sale. The London-based music company has rejected a 155 pence-per-share cash offer, which would have valued the business at about £104 million ($205 million), and terminated formal discussions with potential ac ...

  15. Exclusive: Top Companies Form Groundbreaking Publishing Partnership

    November 30, 2007 12:00 AM EST Three powerhouse music companies have partnered to create a new music publishing company based in Nashville. Chrysalis Music, Red Light Management and Vector Management have formed Crossfire3 to draw on the experience and business connections of t ...

  16. Exclusive: Top Companies Form Groundbreaking New Publishing Partnership

    November 30, 2007 12:00 AM EST What began as an indie publisher seeking advice about the Nashville market from a couple of manager friends has turned into a first-of-its-kind publishing partnership. Two competing artist management companies, Red Light Management and Vector Mana ...

  17. Chrysalis Confident On Music Division

    November 20, 2007 12:00 AM EST On the back of a "best-ever" year for its music division, Chrysalis Group plc today gave an upbeat assessment of its future, while reporting losses for its most recent financial period which were in line with expectations. The London-bas ...

  18. Marr Signs To Chrysalis Music

    November 05, 2007 12:00 AM EST British independent firm Chrysalis Music has signed Johnny Marr to a worldwide publishing deal. The agreement, unveiled today, covers all future works and a wealth of earlier material, including efforts with Crowded House and Modest Mouse, his col ...

  19. Chrysalis Group Promotes Lascelles To CEO

    September 25, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Jeremy Lascelles has risen to CEO of Chrysalis Group plc as part of a wider reshuffling of the British music and media firm's board. Lascelles, until recently CEO of the Chrysalis Music Division, replaces Richard Huntingford, who has resigned ...

  20. Chrysalis Group OKs Radio Sale

    July 31, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Shareholders of U.K. media company Chrysalis Group have approved the sale of its subsidiary Chrysalis Radio to investment firm Global Radio for £170 million ($344 million) in cash. Proceeds from the sale will be used to cover debts incurred by the ...

  21. Chrysalis Plays Down Publishing Deal Reports

    July 25, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Chrysalis Music has dismissed press reports which had claimed the independent entertainment firm was looking to sell its music publishing arm to Warner Music Group. "It's idle speculation, and nothing more than that," Chrysalis Musi ...

  22. Ivors Nominations Unveiled

    April 23, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Sir Elton John collects multiple nominations for the coveted Ivor Novello Awards, to be held May 24 at the Grosvenor House Hotel in London. John's teamwork with the Scissor Sisters' on the track "I Don't Feel Like Dancin'& ...

  23. Chrysalis Upbeat On H1 Performance

    March 21, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Independent British music and media firm Chrysalis Group Plc said on Wednesday its first-half trading was "broadly in line" with expectations, and claimed its music and radio operations were "well placed" to outperform their re ...

  24. Robinson Expands Duties In Universal Film, TV Unit

    October 16, 2006 12:00 AM EDT London-Rowell splits. Marc Robinson has been promoted to head of film, TV & advertising for Universal Music U.K. Based in London, he takes the reins at the major's film, TV & advertising unit following the departure of Tracie London-R ...

  25. Australia's Mushroom Music Buys Festival Pub

    November 24, 2005 12:00 AM EST Michael Gudinski's Mushroom Music has purchased Australia's Festival Music Publishing from News Corp. The acquisition formally took place Nov. 22 and is retroactive to Oct. 31. Michael Gudinski's Mushroom Music has purchased Austral ...

  26. Australia's Mushroom Music Buys Festival Pub

    November 24, 2005 12:00 AM EST Michael Gudinski's Mushroom Music has purchased Australia's Festival Music Publishing from News Corp. The acquisition formally took place Nov. 22 and is retroactive to Oct. 31. Michael Gudinski's Mushroom Music has purchased Austral ...

  27. Echo, Radio Ads Hit Chrysalis Bottom Line

    November 14, 2005 12:00 AM EST British music and media company Chrysalis Group plc today (Nov. 14) said it was upbeat on its prospects despite registering a severe decline in annual pretax profit. British music and media company Chrysalis Group plc today (Nov. 14) said it was u ...

  28. Chrysalis Sells Books Unit for $21.8M

    November 07, 2005 12:00 AM EST MBO Anova buys loss-making business. Chrysalis Group plc has agreed to sell its loss-making books publishing division in a management buyout, the British-based independent music firm said today (Nov. 7). In a detailed message issued this morning t ...

  29. Chrysalis Sells Books Unit for $21.8M

    November 07, 2005 12:00 AM EST Chrysalis Group plc has agreed to sell its loss-making books publishing division in a management buyout, the British-based independent music firm said today (Nov. 7). Chrysalis Group plc has agreed to sell its loss-making books publishing division ...

  30. Neil Finn Signs Pub Deal With Chrysalis

    May 24, 2005 12:00 AM EDT New Zealand-born songsmith Neil Finn has inked a long-term publishing agreement with Chrysalis Music for the world outside Australasia. New Zealand-born songsmith Neil Finn has inked a publishing agreement with Chrysalis Music for the world outsid ...

  31. Gloomy Radio Sector Hits Chrysalis Results

    May 10, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Group optimistic on H2 album schedule. A weakened radio market and continued problems at its book publishing unit saw British multi-faceted independent media company Chrysalis Group today (May 10) report a sharp fall in first-half profit. Total op ...

  32. Gloomy Radio Sector Hits Chrysalis Results

    May 10, 2005 12:00 AM EDT A weakened radio market and continued problems at its book publishing unit saw British multi-faceted independent media company Chrysalis Group today (May 10) report a sharp fall in first-half profit. A weakened radio market and continued problems ...

  33. Lesley Douglas Named Woman Of The Year

    November 25, 2004 12:00 AM EST Lesley Douglas, controller of BBC Radio 2, was named Woman of the Year in London last night at the 10th annual awards ceremony of that name. Lesley Douglas, controller of BBC Radio 2, was named Woman of the Year in London last night at the 10th an ...

  34. Chrysalis Makes Move Into Artist Management

    November 23, 2004 12:00 AM EST While reporting a "strong set" of full-year financial results, British independent music company Chrysalis Group signaled Nov. 15 its intention to enter into the artist management business. LONDON -- While reporting a "strong set&qu ...

  35. Chrysalis Makes Move Into Artist Management

    November 15, 2004 12:00 AM EST While reporting a "strong set" of full-year financial results, British independent music company Chrysalis Group today (Nov. 15) signalled its intentions to enter into the artist management business. While reporting a "strong set&qu ...

  36. Chrysalis Makes Move Into Artist Management

    November 15, 2004 12:00 AM EST While reporting a "strong set" of full-year financial results, British independent music company Chrysalis Group today (Nov. 15) signalled its intentions to enter into the artist management business. While reporting a "strong set&qu ...

  37. Chrysalis Unveils Music2Mobile

    September 24, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Chrysalis Group Plc has unveiled details of a new service that delivers music to mobile phones. At the same time, the London-based music and media company suggested it may spin-off its underperforming Chrysalis Group Plc has unveiled details of a ...

  38. Chrysalis Unveils Music2Mobile.

    September 24, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Chrysalis Group Plc has unveiled details of a new service that delivers music to mobile phones. At the same time, the London-based music and media company suggested it may spin-off its underperforming Chrysalis Group Plc has unveiled details of a ...

  39. Indies Slam iTunes On Majors Bias

    September 20, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Several European indie labels have voiced concern that they find it difficult to license their repertoire to Apple's online music service iTunes Music Store. Apple Computer has come under attack from leading European independent record compan ...

  40. Indies Slam iTunes On Majors Bias

    September 20, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Apple Computer has come under attack from leading European independent record companies for its licensing policy. Apple Computer has come under attack from leading European independent record companies for its licensing policy. Several indie label ...

  41. Chrysalis' Echo Sounds Out U.S. Market

    September 14, 2004 12:00 AM EDT The Echo label, a division of British independent media company Chrysalis Group, is planning to establish a presence in the United States early in 2005. The Echo label, a division of British independent media company Chrysalis Group, is planning t ...

  42. Chrysalis' Echo Sounds Out U.S. Market

    September 14, 2004 12:00 AM EDT The Echo label, a division of British independent media company Chrysalis Group, is planning to establish a presence in the United States early in 2005. The Echo label, a division of British independent media company Chrysalis Group, is planning t ...

  43. Lascelles Named AIM Vice Chairman

    September 10, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Jeremy Lascelles, CEO of Chrysalis Music Division, has been elected as vice chairman of the London-based labels body Assn. of Independent Music (AIM). Jeremy Lascelles, CEO of Chrysalis Music Division, has been elected as vice chairman of the Lond ...

  44. Chrysalis Music Ups Bell To New Rights Post

    July 02, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Catherine Bell, GM of British-based independent publisher Chrysalis Music, has been appointed to the new post as director of rights. Catherine Bell, GM of British-based independent publisher Chrysalis Music, has been appointed to the new post as d ...

  45. U.K.'s Chrysalis Triples Profit For Half-Year

    May 10, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Chrysalis Group, the London-based independent music company, reports operating profit more than tripled in the six months ending Feb. 29, thanks largely to another strong performance at its radio unit Chrysalis Group, the London-based independent ...

  46. U.K.'s Chrysalis Triples Profit For Half-Year

    May 10, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Chrysalis Group, the London-based independent music company, reports operating profit more than tripled in the six months ending Feb. 29, thanks largely to another strong performance at its radio unit Chrysalis Group, the London-based independent ...

  47. Ivor Novello Nods For Dido, Will Young

    April 27, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Britain's "Pop Idol" winner Will Young will take on mass-selling Dido and Scottish indie outfit Belle and Sebastian for the best song award at the 49th Ivor Novello Awards. Britain's "Pop Idol" winner Will Young will ...

  48. Ivor Novello Nods For Dido, Will Young

    April 27, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Britain's "Pop Idol" winner Will Young will take on mass-selling Dido and Scottish indie outfit Belle and Sebastian for the best song award at the 49th Ivor Novello Awards. Britain's "Pop Idol" winner Will Young will ...